Bengals hold off Lions

Bengals hold off Lions

Carson Palmer passed for 220 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions Sunday, as the Cincinnati Bengals defeated the Detroit Lions 23-13.

The Bengals were a 13.5-point favorite in the game and were unable to cover the spread. The combined score fell UNDER the posted over/under total (42).

Cedric Benson rushed for 110 yards on 36 carries for Cincinnati and Chad Ochocinco had nine receptions for 137 yards and a touchdown.

Matt Stafford passed for 143 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions for Detroit, while Calvin Johnson caught five passes for 85 yards and a TD.